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The U.S. Flag

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Recalls the history of the United States flag from the Revolutionary War to the present. Explains what flags symbolize and what the parts of the flag mean. Also recalls flag etiquette, and stresses the importance of respecting this symbol of America.

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Runtime: 14 minutes 7 seconds

Words that read, "Join or die," appear beneath a sketch of a snake cut into 8 segments, with the initials of the first 8 states of the U, S next to each segment. Behind that is a painting of a colonial battle. Caption. The 'Join or Die' flag.
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